Investigation into converting a combine grain loss signal into a grain loss rate

Lead Investigator(s)

Nathan Gregg

Lead Investigator(s) Institution

Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute (PAMI)

Objective

To correlate existing harvester loss sensor data with actual loss curves. To optimize the harvest loss sensor. To determine if current loss sensing technology is adequate. To decrease harvest losses for all Saskatchewan crops.

Agronomy

SPG Contribution

$23,847.55

Project Status

Active

Duration/Timeline of Project (Year to Year)

2017 - 2018

Co-funders

Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture - Agriculture Development Fund, Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission, Saskatchewan Canola Development Commission

Total Project Cost

$92,282.55